MS16-061: Security Update for Microsoft RPC (3155520)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution
vulnerability in the Microsoft RPC Network Data Representation (NDR)
Engine due to improper handling of memory. An authenticated, remote
attacker can exploit this vulnerability, via malformed RPC requests,
to execute arbitrary code.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-061

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Vista, 2008, 7,
2008 R2, 2012, 8.1, RT 8.1, 2012 R2, and 10.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 91011 ()

Bugtraq ID: 90032

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0178

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